Join or Sign In

Sign in to customize your TV listings

Continue with Facebook Continue with email

By joining TV Guide, you agree to our Terms of Use and acknowledge the data practices in our Privacy Policy.

Chris Pine Biography

Birth Name:
Christopher Whitelaw Pine
Birth Place:
Los Angeles, California, United States
Profession
Actor

Fast Facts

  • His parents were both actors
  • His father, Robert Pine, played Sgt
  • Joseph Getraer on the TV series CHiPs; his mother, Gwynne Gilford, appeared on numerous TV series and in the 1987 film Masters of the Universe
  • Producer Martin Jurow (Breakfast at Tiffany's; Terms of Endearment) is a cousin on his father's side
  • Spent his junior year of college in England at the University of Leeds
  • Was accepted at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art after college, but decided he didn't want to go deep into debt to pay for it
  • Was named one of Variety's 10 Actors to Watch in 2008

Awards

    Relationships